Planting Window Boxes and Baskets

Window boxes, troughs and hanging plants are an ideal way of adding color and interest to all parts of the garden in summer. They can also be used to brighten up the dull, dark days of winter by planting them with evergreens and winter flowering perennials. When you are choosing a basket, opt for the biggest you can find, ideally 16 inches, because this holds twice as much compost soil mix as the most popular size, 12 inches.

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Planting Window Boxes and Baskets